Katy Perry’s picture of Hindu goddess on Instagram offends Indians

Katy Perry’s picture of Hindu goddess on Instagram offends Indians

Author: Sohini Mitter / Source: Mashable Image: Matt Baron/BEI/Shutterstock Katy Perry has invited the wrath of Indians. Much like Snapc

Snapchat responds to the Change.org petition complaining about the app’s redesign
Evan Spiegel’s Net Worth Drops $1 Billion In Minutes After Snap Posts Weak First Quarter
Why Incorporating Snapchat Into Your Small Business Plan Is A Big Deal?
Image: Matt Baron/BEI/Shutterstock

Katy Perry has invited the wrath of Indians. Much like Snapchat CEO Evan Spiegel did recently. Albeit, for a different reason.

The American singer-songwriter is being pilloried for posting a picture of an Indian goddess on Instagram, with the caption ‘current mood.’

The post has got over 250,000 likes and 11,000 comments, most of them unsavory sermons from Indians, who reckon that the significance of goddess Kali (regarded as a divine protector by Hindus) is lost on her.

One user wrote: “Please Katy !! Don’t use such type of Indian God’s and goddess’ pics to represent our mood..Do you know what this pic means and what’s the…

Pin It on Pinterest

Shares
Share This